A star-studded line-up has been announced for the Redditch Christmas light switch-on event.

On Saturday, November 25, singing sensation Peter Andre is set to bring his signature charm and energy to the town’s festivities for a night of holiday cheer.

Best known for his chart-topping music hits and entertaining stage presence, the singer is set to deliver a captivating performance for lucky residents.

Visitors can also look forward to a wide range of entertainment including performances from local artists, festive music, food vendors organised by CJs Events and family-friendly activities.

Redditch BID manager, Muj Rahman, said: “This is an exciting moment for Redditch. The Christmas light switch-on is always an eagerly anticipated event and we’re thrilled to have Peter Andre as our special guest this year.

“We hope to create a magical atmosphere for the whole community and bring joy and cheer to everyone attending.”

The event will kick off at 12pm in the town centre with guests having the chance to meet Peter Andre at the Kingfisher Shopping Centre between 3pm and 4.30pm.

This will be followed by the Festival of Light parade by Redditch Carnival from 4.45pm and the light switch on at 5.30pm on Market Place.

The Christmas Extravaganza show will begin at 6pm in front of the Post Office where visitors will be treated to a magical Christmas show.

The event is free to attend and is expected to attract a large crowd, so it is advised that visitors arrive early to secure their spot.

For more information visit www.redditchbid.co.uk